• (4.4) 26 reviews
  • MSRP: $997$5,721
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 24-29
  • Engine: 140-hp, 2.2-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2004 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take on the 2004 Oldsmobile Alero

Our Take

Oldsmobile’s most popular model has been the compact front-wheel-drive Alero coupe and sedan. Both are offered with a four-cylinder or 3.4-liter V-6 engine and either a manual or four-speed-automatic transmission. The Alero shares its engines and basic design with the Pontiac Grand Am, but ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Imminent extinction of brand
  • Resale value
  • Side-impact crash-test rating

Notable Features

  • Coupe and sedan body styles
  • Manual or automatic transmission
  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • FWD layout


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 26 reviews

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Wonderful vehicle!

by Ariana Jones from youngstown Ohio on December 29, 2010

this car is the best car i've ever driven or seen. I love my Alero 4 door its got power and its a wonderful vehicle

8 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 2 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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